Lamarcus Russell (WR, Winona, MS) - One of Mississippi's top athletes was in town for the Ole Miss/Auburn game. We called to see how his visit went."> Lamarcus Russell (WR, Winona, MS) - One of Mississippi's top athletes was in town for the Ole Miss/Auburn game. We called to see how his visit went.">

Lamarcus Russell takes in Ole Miss game

<a href="http://scout.scout.com/a.z?s=177&p=8&c=1&nid=1231764"><b>Lamarcus Russell</b></a> (WR, Winona, MS) - One of Mississippi's top athletes was in town for the Ole Miss/Auburn game. We called to see how his visit went.


The following information was revealed during our interview with Lamarcus Russell:


How is your season going? "It is going good, great really."

What is Winona's current record? "We are 8 - 2."

When does the playoffs start? "Friday, we open up with North Pontotoc."

What are your stats for the season? "On offense, I have over a 1,000 yards receiving and 14 TD's. On defense, I have 3 int's and I scored on one of them."

What most have you improved on this year? "Offense, on the receiving side of the ball."

Are you still being recruited mainly as a WR? "Yes sir."

Which schools have called you in the last week? "Southern Mississippi, Ole Miss, and Jackson State."

Been to any games recently? "I went Saturday to Ole Miss."

How did your visit go? "It was a great visit because I got to tour the indoor they just built."

Did anyone come with you? "I brought my RB and DE with me."

What new did you learn about Ole Miss during your trip? "Really, nothing much but the indoor. That facility is pretty good. It is worth the 18 million they spent on it."

What most do you like about Ole Miss right now? "I like how close it is to home. They are showing me a lot of interest, more than the rest of the colleges."

Which schools are now at the top of your list? "Mostly the schools in the SEC."

Out of the SEC schools, which ones have caught your eye? "Mostly Ole Miss and USM."

What attracts you to USM? "I like them all around. They have a great team all around, defense and offense. They have had a winning program the last couple of years."

Did you ever retake your ACT test? "Yes sir, I took it a couple of weeks ago, but I have not gotten it back."

Russell carries a 85 GPA and a 15 on the ACT.

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